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I hit the button to fast to post. On the FDA site they have a place where you can be notified of any recalls listed; "after the dog food recalls" I had put my email address in to be notified of any updated recalls and never got off the list. Its hard to believe all the things that get recalled and never brought to attention to the people. It's free for anyone to get on. Just thought I would pass it along.
Recall -- Firm Press Release FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. Actavis Totowa Announces Voluntary Recall at the Retail Level of All Drug Products Manufactured at its Little Falls, New Jersey Facility Contact: Actavis Inc.
Recent studies show that Saint-John's-wort has pharmacokinetic interactions with drugs that are substrates for cytochrome P-450 enzymes and P-glycoprotein transport mechanisms, such as cyclosporine, ethinyl estradiol, and digoxin.45,46 Herbs that induce hepatic cytochrome P-450 enzymes could potentiate the toxicity of intrinsic hepatotoxins such as acetaminophen. Other herbs may have clinically relevant drug interactions or synergistic actions with other botanicals.
In the past few weeks, we have seen sibutramine (Meridia) pulled from the shelves due to an increased risk of heart attacks, and now lorcaserin (Lorqess) has failed to pass muster with the FDA because of concerns about cancer.
At that time my doctor told me not to worry about the warning (and gave me a explanation I cannot recall). I have been monitored closely while on Pravachol, with no problems. Today the Pharmicist (a new person) said that he knew of no doctors who prescribe these class of drugs together (saying they are on the top-ten danger list). Could you please comment.Thank you.
A person takes insulin to maintain proper levels of sugar in their bodies. A heart patient takes digoxin to maintain proper heart functioning. An opiate addict may take LAAM or methadone to restore an imbalance in their brains due to the disease of opiate addiction. New regulations would allow personal physicians to treat opiate addiction in the privacy of their office.
If I have to do it again, I hope my heart can wait for the newer cryo catheter to get FDA approval in Jan 2010! All the best to all of you. and if high heart rate post ablation is something that you all have experienced, please give a shout! Just call me Tachy Afraidy! Oh, I am 44 and was active until this hit me on Christams Day! I have an excellent cardiologist, but we all have to be our own spokespersons for how our body feels.
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